a16z Podcast: Where is the Technology That “Matters?” Right Here

There is a recurring theme that the tech industry is busy cranking out fluffy social apps rather than hardcore technology. Not the case, say Chris Dixon, Benedict Evans and Balaji Srinivasan. Not only are tech entrepreneurs going after the deficiencies in healthcare, transportation, finance, energy – you name it – with new approaches riding on top of sophisticated technologies, what looks like fluff today often wields some serious influence tomorrow.